The '''United States Employment Service''' ('''USES''') is an agency of the federal government of the United States
responsible for "assisting coordination of the State public employment service
s in providing labor exchange and job finding assistance to job seekers and employers".
In around 1890, both the United States and European governments created government-funded employment offices to provide work for unemployed unskilled labor
ers. These services proved to be unsuccessful. In 1933 during the Great Depression
, with the Wagner-Peyser Act
, the USES was reinstated “to set minimum standards, develop uniform administrative and statistical procedures, publish employment information, and promote a system of "clearing labor" between states.”
[[http://www.answers.com/topic/employment-service-u-s Gale Encyclopedia of US History: US Employment History]]
Then President Franklin D. Roosevelt
had created many government-funded work...